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    Friday, December 08, 2017
    Canadian, Hannah Tiede traveled over 2,000 miles to join the ABC 6 News team as a weekday reporter. Tiede began her passion for news at Northern Alberta Institute of Technology where she studied radio and television programming. From there, she landed a reporting and anchoring position in Lloydminster, Alberta at Newcap TV and eventually transferred to CKPG TV in Prince George, British Columbia. ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Human Interest, Community, General News Article
    Friday, December 08, 2017
    The Rochester Downtown Alliance is thrilled to announce that SocialICE, Minnesota’s largest ice bar event, is returning to the Peace Plaza in Downtown Rochester on February 8, 9, and 10, 2018. The event is free to attend and will feature nine uniquely themed ice bars and live DJs nightly.  Each bar will offer specialty drinks that are inspired by their theme.  In addition to these nine bars, there ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community, General News Article, Human Interest
    Thursday, December 07, 2017
    Haley Comfort Systems and Bright Ideas have the opportunity to work with many families as they build and improve their homes by delivering heating, cooling, fireplaces, and lighting options. We know the importance of having a warm place to call home. Haley Comfort Systems challenged Auer Steel, our Bryant Heating & Cooling distributor and Heat n Glo, our fireplace distributor to match our ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
    Thursday, December 07, 2017
    ABC 6 News has hired Ron Hanson as Account Executive.  Previously, Hanson was with the Post-Bulletin as a Senior Digital Media Consultant.  With over 33 years in sales, marketing, digital and promotions experience in Rochester, ABC 6 News / KAALTV.com is excited to utilize his expertise for businesses here in the Rochester area with Broadcast & Digital marketing sales.  
    Categories: General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release, Community
    Thursday, December 07, 2017
    ​RCTC Head Wrestling Coach Nominated for Coach of the Year  (Rochester, MN) Rochester Community and Technical College is excited to announce Head Wrestling Coach, Randy Rager, has been nominated by Rochester Sports (formerly Rochester Amateur Sports Commission) and now selected as a finalist for Coach of the Year!  Coach Rager was surprised and appreciative of the nomination saying, “Coaching ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, December 07, 2017
    ​RCTC STUDENTS SELECTED FOR PHI THETA KAPPA   (Rochester, MN) Rochester Community and Technical College is pleased to announce 48 RCTC students have been selected for induction into RCTC’s Omicron Chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) honor society.  “RCTC’s Phi Theta Kappa students exemplify what it means to make the most out of a community college experience, said PTK Advisor, Jamie Mahlberg. ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release
    Thursday, December 07, 2017
    CHANNEL ONE REGIONAL FOOD BANK ANNOUNCES NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR  Rochester, MN ––Channel One Regional Food Bank is pleased to announce that Virginia Merritt will be joining Channel One as the new Executive Director beginning in January 2018.  The Channel One board of directors pursued a collaborative decision-making process in the search, and appreciates the community members who gave valuable ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Tuesday, December 05, 2017
    Have you ever wanted to work as a carpenter but you didn’t know where to start?  Did you ever wonder if you had the skills to be a carpenter but never had a chance to try?  If so, this is your opportunity to attend a seven week, hands-on, FREE carpentry class.  You will be introduced to, and will work with, all the tools needed to be a carpenter.  You will paint, read blue prints, measure, saw, ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Education, Press Release, Chamber, General News Article, Community, Human Interest
    Monday, December 04, 2017
      Custom Alarm Recognized with Awards   Rochester, MN- Custom Alarm was recently recognized by Honeywell International, Inc. with two distinguishing awards at the Honeywell CONNECT 2017 Conference held in San Diego, California.  The awards were distributed at the annual Awards Gala concluding the conference which recognizes the success of dealers in the security industry. The first award ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Friday, December 01, 2017
    Chamberlain Concierge & Lifestyle Management, along with R&S Transport, is excited to share the expansion of our mini-storage business with our fellow Chamber members. With 288 brand new and never been used storage units in southeastern Rochester, you are sure to find the perfect storage option to protect your personal belongings this winter. We offer four different mini-storage unit sizes. Below ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release
    Friday, December 01, 2017
    Wit, Wisdom & WineDrink, Learn and Do-Good!OLD WORLD VERSUS NEW WORLD WINES: WHERE DOES YOUR PALATE LIE? (2 PART SERIES)* - Tessa Leung of  Tessa’s Office Wine & Spirits Boutique- *This is a two-part class over both sessions. Attendees will register and attend Class One on Whites and Class Two on Reds. Sixteen different wines will be sampled, most in the $45-100 price point. An additional fee of ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release, Community, Fun Facts
    Wednesday, November 29, 2017
    Starting in January, the Post Bulletin will adopt a five-day publication schedule, eliminating Friday’s print edition. The move will coincide with efforts to add improved local news coverage in the remaining five editions, while adding more exclusive online content on Fridays. "Having a modern business model that fits today’s world will allow us to improve the paper overall, while protecting our ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Tuesday, November 28, 2017
    NEW YORK LIFE AGENT John Van Camp RECEIVES MACRO ASSET PERSPECTIVE® CERTIFICATION  Rochester, MN, November, 27, 2017 – John Van Camp, an agent with New York Life Insurance Company, has received his certification in the Macro Asset Perspective® (MAP) program and is now an authorized practitioner of the process.  MAP is a wealth accumulation strategy that encompasses principles of asset ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Education, Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, November 28, 2017
    (Rochester, MN) Rochester Community and Technical College is excited to announce RCTC sophomore Lydia Hansen was selected to receive the Mark M. Welter World Citizen Award and Scholarship. From Racine, Minnesota, Ms. Hansen is planning to complete her associate’s degree from RCTC and then transfer next fall to Hamline University to complete her bachelor’s degree in Creative Writing and ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Education, Press Release
    Tuesday, November 28, 2017
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASENovember 28, 2017Community Dental Care announces new CEOSafety net dental clinic selects new CEO to succeed founder   SAINT PAUL, MN. – Community Dental Care announced today that has selected Karen Kleinhans as the organization's next chief executive officer. Ms. Kleinhans, who has extensive background in healthcare, and most recently held the position of Vice President of ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, November 21, 2017
    (Rochester, MN) Rochester Community and Technical College is excited to announce students attending Rochester Public Schools (RPS) and the Career and Technical Education Center at Heintz (CTECH) will now have the opportunity to take college-level computer science courses from RCTC beginning in the fall of 2018. RPS juniors and seniors can take the RCTC courses concurrently at CTECH facilities ...read more
    Categories: Education
    Monday, November 20, 2017
    Jenny Hosfeld, Senior Vice President of Community Banking at Think Mutual Bank, has been named a 2017 Top Women in Finance honoree.  The Top Women in Finance award recognizes the outstanding contributions and dedication of women to their profession, their communities, and society at large.   Hosfeld has 24 years of banking experience in a variety of roles including Business Relationship Manager, ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Friday, November 17, 2017
    Think Mutual Bank has named Amanda Keller Vice President of Customer Support Center. In this role, Keller will oversee the bank’s Customer Support Center and advance business strategies that focus on meeting customer needs. Prior to this role, Keller was the bank’s Assistant Vice President of Customer Support Center. Keller has 15 years of customer service experience at Think having worked ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Wednesday, November 15, 2017
    RVBusiness magazine recently named Noble RV among the 2017 Top 50 RV Dealers in North America along with only four other Minnesota RV dealers.   RVBusiness (RVB) asked recreation vehicle manufacturers to nominate dealers across the United States and Canada who exemplify best practices and excellence in their field. Nominees were invited to fill out comprehensive applications describing ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Wednesday, November 15, 2017
    (MAPLE GROVE, MN)—Loucks, a Minnesota-based multidisciplinary consulting firm, announced today the opening of its Rochester, Minnesota office, and hiring of David Morrill, PE who will serve in the role as Senior Project Manager for the firm’s Rochester office. The new office meets growing demand for Loucks’ services from private and public development clients across a variety of sectors in and ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Tuesday, November 14, 2017
    Rochester, MN - Corporate Web Services, Inc. is an expanding digital marketing agency in search of the right person to captivate qualified leads and nurture them into loyal clients. The ideal Account Strategist will deliver exceptional customer service, and achieve department sales and engagement goals on a weekly, monthly, and quarterly basis.   Providing clients with complete and ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Monday, October 16, 2017
    Celebrate the end of the year with an evening as only a secret agent can, with our Casino Royale!6:00 - 8:00pm - Dinner A classic steakhouse dinner featuring a 4-course meal, unlimited champagne, and more surprises. Reserve Wine pairings available. $60 all-inclusive ticket includes dinner, champagne, taxes, and gratuity.Bleu Duck will be closed for regular dinner service on NYE. You can buy ...read more
    Monday, June 19, 2017
    Rochester, Minnesota —Effective June 26, 2017, CliftonLarsonAllen’s (CLA) Rochester, Minnesota office will relocate to 2689 Commerce Dr. NW, Suite 201, Rochester, Minnesota 55902. Phone and fax numbers will remain the same: phone 507-280-2300, fax 507-280-2339.At 7,900 square feet, the new office space more than doubles the size of Rochester’s current office location. It features an open floor ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Chamber, Community, General News Article
    Wednesday, January 25, 2017
    Smith Schafer strives to show appreciation and dedication year-round to their clients. When it comes to client relationships, their belief has always been, shop with clients who do business with us. To honor this motto, Smith Schafer created the Client Loyalty Program. The purpose of the program is to actively encourage staff to purchase goods and services from clients and to reward them for ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community
    Wednesday, July 06, 2016
    Loffler Companies is pleased to announce A+ Imaging Systems of La Crosse, WI and Rochester, MN now part of Loffler CompaniesPosted on 07/6/2016 A+ Imaging Systems clients to benefit from Loffler’s wide range of business technologies and services, specialized training, award-winning service and support, and customer-first focus. A+ Plus Imaging team joins Loffler to continue to bring first-class ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Monday, June 27, 2016
    Loffler Companies named a 2016 Best Place to Work by Minneapolis St Paul Business JournalPosted on 06/27/2016 Best Place to Work recognition recognizes Loffler employees are happy working to provide top business technology and services to clients throughout growth and market expansion Loffler Companies, the Upper Midwest’s largest privately owned business technology and services provider, has ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release